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Apr. 28, 2015 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 12:18 PM NZST 12:50 PM NZST 1:23 PM NZST
Civil Twilight 9:30 AM NZST   4:08 PM NZST
Nautical Twilight 7:21 AM NZST   6:17 PM NZST
Astronomical Twilight 5:25 AM NZST   8:12 PM NZST
Altitude -2.0° -1.8° -2.0°
Azimuth 7.9° 0.0° 352.1°
Hour Angle of the Sun 8.1° 8.1° -8.1°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 112.47° 112.49° 112.51°
Obliquity 23.43° 23.43° 23.43°
Right Ascension of the Sun 35.07° 35.09° 35.11°
Sun Declination 13.98° 13.99° 14.00°
Moon 5:17 PM NZST   No Moon Set
Length of Visible Light 6h 38m
Length of Day
1h 04m
Waxing Gibbous, 70% of the Moon is Illuminated
Apr 27
Waxing Gibbous
May 3
Full
May 11
Last Quarter
May 18
New
May 25
First Quarter